Experience

Ágata is a director with the transfer pricing team of Meijburg & Co in Amsterdam and member of KPMG’s Global Transfer Pricing Services. She has 15 years’ experience working full-time in the transfer pricing field and advising multinationals on a variety of transfer pricing issues, including: due diligence before acquisitions or reorganizations, design and implementation of transfer pricing policies when they are not in place or need to be realigned with the business strategy, and valuing intangibles and other assets for tax and legal purposes. Ágata also has experience in negotiating advance pricing agreements (“APAs”) and defending complex transfer pricing audits. Most recently, she has acted as expert witness supporting tax litigation in several European countries.

Ágata is a frequent speaker at international events (IBFD and BNA training courses, OECD consultations, for example) and is invited as guest lecturer at the University of Leiden (Adv. LLM International Tax), University of Amsterdam and Queen Mary University in London.

She won the award for Best in Transfer Pricing at the European Women in Business Awards in 2011 and 2013, and she is regularly mentioned by Euromoney as one of the best transfer pricing advisors in the world.

Having lived and worked in several countries - the United States, Spain and the Netherlands - her clients and colleagues praise her broad international experience, management style and pragmatic approach to finding solutions. She also takes an active role promoting diversity in the workplace and mentoring and coaching people.

Specialization

  • Transfer pricing policy design and implementation, intangibles planning, business restructurings, APAs,
  • Technology sector, life sciences, chemicals, start-ups and greenfield

Education and memberships

  • Business Administration, University of Seville
  • EMBA University of Edinburgh and ÉcoleNationale des Ponts et Chaussées
  • Master’s degree in Clinical Organizational Psychology, INSEAD
  • IFA
  • Global Board Ready Women